Man City sign goalkeeper Bravo from Barcelona


LONDON - Manchester City have signed Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo from Barcelona for an initial 18 million euros (15.37 million pounds), the clubs confirmed on Thursday.

Drinkwater signs new five-year deal with Leicester


Midfielder Danny Drinkwater has signed a new five-year deal with Leicester City that will keep him at the club until 2021, the Premier League champions announced on Thursday.

Ex-FIFA boss Blatter optimistic about CAS appeal


Disgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter appeared before sport's highest tribunal, the Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS), on Thursday to appeal against his six-year ban from soccer.

Hart hopeful for a solution regarding his Man City future


Joe Hart is positive that a solution will be reached surrounding his future at Manchester City, the goalkeeper has said after helping the club advance to the group stages of...

Mashami appointed Amavubi interim assistant coach


Former Amavubi assistant head coach Vincent Mashami has been re-appointed into the same role to work under newly appointed interim head coach Jimmy Mulisa.

Amavubi goalkeeping coach Mugisha resigns


A day after the dramatic sacking of two of his colleagues, Amavubi goalkeeping coach Ibrahim Mugisha has thrown in the towel despite still having two years on his contract.

Cyclists on inaugural ‘Tour d’EAC’ to reach Kigali today


A group of 14 adventurous cyclists on a racing tour of the East African Community region will reach Kigali from Bujumbura, Burundi today.

U-18 handball team in Cameroon for zonal championships

Rwanda U-18 men’s national handball team is in the Cameroonian capital Yaoundé for the inaugural Africa Zone 4, 5 and 6 Championship that kicks off today and will run until...

Taekwondo Ambassador’s Cup set for September 10

The 4th edition of the annual Taekwondo Ambassador’s Cup Championship will be staged on September 10-11 at Amahoro Indoor Stadium in Remera, according to organizers, the Rwanda Taekwondo Federation.

Bayisenge joins Moroccan side KAC Kenitra

RWANDA international Emery Bayisenge has joined Moroccan Premier League side KAC Kenitra on a three-year contract, Times Sport has learnt.

Mulisa named Amavubi caretaker after Kanyankore's dramatic dismissal


The Ministry of Sports and Culture is still on the hunt for the next national football team (Amavubi) head coach after a dramatic decision to fire Gilbert ‘Yaounde’ Kanyankore as...

Circuit beach volleyball set for September

Rwanda Volleyball Federation (FRVB) is planning to organise a circuit beach volleyball tournament from September 17-18 in Rubavu at Palm Beach.

Handball: U-18 side drawn in tricky group

The U-18 men’s national handball team has been drawn in a tough and tricky group B of the 18th edition of Men’s Junior African Nations Championship from September 1-10 in...

Gicumbi FC appoint Hussein Baraka as new coach

Gicumbi FC have signed former Musanze FC coach Hussein Baraka for a one-year deal as their new head coach to replace Emmanuel Ruremesha who joined Etincelles in July.

Cricket: Telugu Royals to face RCA-devt in final

Telugu Royals will face off with RCA-devt cricket club in the final of the T20 computer point on Sunday at Kicukiro Cricket ground.

2016 Rio Paralympics: Sitting Volleyball team enter camp


The National women sitting volleyball team on Monday begun a 10-day residential training camp at National Paralympics Committee (NPC) Gymnasium ahead of their debut in the 2016 Rio Paralympics Games...

Buffaloes win Thousand Hills Rugby Seven Festival


The Remera Buffaloes held onto a narrow one try lead to steal the trophy from hosts Thousand Hills in a well attended first ever edition of the Thousand Hills Rugby...

FERWAFA to organise U-17 women tournament


Rwanda Football Association (FERWAFA) is set to organise the U17 women tournament this October. The two month long competition will start at district level before going into the National level....

Mulisa handed Amavubi interim coaching role


Former Rwanda international Jimmy Mulisa has been handed the role of interim Amavubi head coach, The New Times can report. Mulisa’s appointment to the caretaker position follows a dramatic decision to fire Gilbert...

Kanyankore fired four days into Amavubi caretaker role


Four days after being appointed the Amavubi caretaker head coach, Gilbert Yaoundé Kanyankore, has been stripped of the role. Kanyankore confirmed to The New Times this morning that he and...

6 get maiden call-ups ahead of Ghana tie


INTERIM Amavubi coach Gilbert Yaoundé Kanyankore has summoned six new players to the national team that will face Ghana in Group H fixture of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations...

Mt Classic rules 2016 National Athletics Championship


Mountain Classic Athletics Club dominated this year’s National Athletics Championship, scooping five gold medals in the one-day event that took place on Sunday at Amahoro National Stadium.

RRA, UNIK win Carre d'AS volleyball tournament


Rwanda Revenue Authority and Kibungo University came from behind to win the Carre d’As titles after beating APR in both men and women finals matches played on Sunday at NPC...

Rugabira becomes Rwanda's first FIDE arbiter

Rwanda Chess Federation is celebrating after Christella Rugabira recently passed tests to make her the country’s first local arbiter recognized by the World Chess Federation (FIDE).